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  • Notated Music

    North Carolina mazurka

    sheet music | Music associated with the Union side p. 5, upper right corner torn off Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wm. A. Pond & Co. - De Perini, Luigi
    • Date: 1864

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  • Notated Music

    North Carolina polka

    Sheet Music. print | 1 score | From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1820-1860 (Microfilm M 3106) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical Form). In bound volumes: Copyright Deposits 1820-1860 Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form).

    • Contributor: Wm. Hall and Son - Ernst, Louis
    • Date: 1849

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  • Notated Music

    North Carolina polka

    Sheet Music. print | 1 score | From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1820-1860 (Microfilm M 3106) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical Form). In bound volumes: Copyright Deposits 1820-1860 Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form).

    • Contributor: William Hall and Son - Ernst, Louis
    • Date: 1849

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  • Notated Music

    The graces of North Carolina

    Sheet Music. print | 1 score | From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1820-1860 (Microfilm M 3106) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical Form). In bound volumes: Copyright Deposits 1820-1860 Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form).

    • Contributor: George Willig - Brandt, J. F.
    • Date: 1841

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  • Notated Music

    Grand march of the University of North Carolina

    Sheet Music. print | 1 score | From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1820-1860 (Microfilm M 3106) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical Form). In bound volumes: Copyright Deposits 1820-1860 Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form).

    • Contributor: A. Fiot - Blessner, Gustave
    • Date: 1844

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  • Book

    University of North Carolina, Thursday, June 6th,, 1867. Hymn

    Song Sheet. print | 1 score | In English. (Language). Print (Form).

  • Book

    North Carolina. A call to arms!!! Thompson & Co,, Printer, Raleigh, 1861

    Song Sheet. print | 1 score | In English. (Language). Print (Form).

  • Book

    North Carolina. A call to arms!!! Thompson & Co. Printer, Raleigh, 1861

    Song Sheet. print | 1 score | In English. (Language). Print (Form).

  • Collection

    Benton Flippen and the Smokey Valley Boys concert and interview collection,

    Collection includes sound and video recording and program flyer for a concert featuring Benton Flippen and the Smokey Valley Boys performing old time music from the region of Surry County, North Carolina. The collection also includes a digital color publicity photograph of Benton Flippen, and a videorecording of an oral history interview with the musicians conducted by Wayne Martin, Director, North Carolina Arts Council ...

    • Contributor: Flippen, Benton - Martin, Wayne - Bode, Frank - Clifton, Verlen - Smokey Valley Boys - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (library of Congress) - Library of Congress. Recording Laboratory - Library of Congress - Brown, Paul
    • Date: 2005
  • Audio Recording

    Tom Dooley

    sound recording | 1 disc. | Recorded by Frank Warner in Beech Mountain, North Carolina,1940. (Venue). Anne and Frank Warner Collection. (Source Note). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Warner, Frank - Proffitt, Frank
  • Audio Recording

    Death of Queen Jane

    Performance of an old English ballad as learned in North Carolina by folklorist and performer Bascom Lamar Lunsford, of Asheville, North Carolina. sound recording | 1 sound recording | Forms part of the Bascom Lamar Lunsford recording project, 1949 collection. (Source). Recorded in 1949. (Date). Recorded at the Library of Congress. (Venue). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Lunsford, Bascom Lamar - Emrich, Duncan
  • Audio Recording

    Old Granny Hare

    Sung by William Ernest Bird in Cullowhee, North Carolina, October 28, 1925. Gordon Cylinder Collection. sound recording | 1 cylinder. | Performed by Professor W. E. Bird of Cullowhee State Normal School at Cullowhee, Jackson County, North Carolina, in the mountains to the southwest of Asheville. (Content). Gordon Cylinder Collection. (Source). October 28, 1925. (Date). This song was published on the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Bird, William Ernest - Gordon, Robert Winslow
    • Date: 1978
  • Notated Music

    Up with the flag

    sheet music | Music associated with the Confederate side Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Geo. Dunn & Compy - Harrell, Wm. - Harrell
    • Date: 1863

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  • Notated Music

    The Adieu, march

    sheet music | Music associated with the Union side Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wm. A. Pond & Co. - De Perini, Luigi
    • Date: 1864

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  • Notated Music

    Warren guards quick step

    sheet music | Music associated with the Confederate side Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Henry McCaffrey - Kehr, Charles H.
    • Date: 1860

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  • Audio Recording

    Mountain Dew

    Performance of an original anti-Prohibition song by folklorist and performer Bascom Lamar Lunsford, of Asheville, North Carolina. Composed in 1920. Versions of this song entered oral tradition and consequently it is often thought to be a folk song. sound recording | 1 sound recording | Forms part of the Bascom Lamar Lunsford recording project, 1949 collection. (Source). Recorded in 1949. (Date). Recorded at the ...

    • Contributor: Lunsford, Bascom Lamar - Emrich, Duncan
  • Audio Recording

    Old Gray Mare

    sound recording | 1 cylinder | Bascom Lamar Lunsford was a lawyer, a folklorist, and a performer of traditional songs and music. (Biographical). October 19, 1925. Robert Winslow Gordon Cylinder Collection. (Source). Spoken by Lunsford at the end of this recording: "Bascom Lamar Lunsford, who just sung the foregoing, learned it from Curtis Miles at Alexander, Buncombe County, North Carolina, near the home of ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Lunsford, Bascom Lamar - Gordon, Robert Winslow
    • Date: 1978
  • Audio Recording

    The Old Ninety Seven

    sound recording | 1 cylinder recording. | Recorded by Robert Winslow Gordon in Concord, North Carolina, (Venue). Robert Winslow Gordon Cylinder Collection. Original Cylinder number: Gordon cyl. A6, ms. NC4. (Source Note). Recorded on October 15, 1925 (Date). This song is known under several similar titles in addition to the title listed: "The Wreck of the Old Ninety Seven," "The Wreck of the Old ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Lewey, Fred J. - Gordon, Robert Winslow
    • Date: 1978
  • Film, Video

    Tancuj, tancuj [illustrated]

    motion picture | 1 video ; 4 minutes | Matrix: 7817 (Source Note). Recorded on Feb. 25, 1921 (Date). Photos from LOC online collections. (General). Photos used: [Four men and four women in a circle with arms extended toward the center, dancing the Big Apple](http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3c34897)-- Couple dancing the schottische at a dance during the San Angelo Fat Stock Show. San Angelo, Texas (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8b24053) -- ...

    • Contributor: Edison Records - Havrilla, Alois
    • Date: 1921
  • Film, Video

    Booth killed Lincoln [illustrated]

    motion picture | 1 video ; 2 min. | Audio track taken from AFS 9512 B1 (General). Photographs and drawings from Library of Congress online resources. (General). Photos Used: [Miss Margot Mayo and Miss Deska of American Square Dance Group of New York City and Bascom Lamar Lunsford (center), director of the Mountain Music Festival, Asheville, North Carolina] (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsc.00452 ) -- John Wilkes Booth ...

    • Contributor: Lunsford, Bascom Lamar - Emrich, Duncan
  • Notated Music

    Sweet Carolina, come

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (3 pages) ; 35 cm | Words by Jacob J. Lieberum ; music by Leo Friedman. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice and piano. Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: North American Music Company - Friedman, Leo - Lieberum, Jacob J.
    • Date: 1919

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  • Notated Music

    The old North state

    Sheet Music. print | 1 score | From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1820-1860 (Microfilm M 3106) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical Form). In bound volumes: Copyright Deposits 1820-1860 Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form).

    • Contributor: George Willig - Culver, R. - Gaston, Wm.
    • Date: 1844

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  • Notated Music

    Charleston is ours!

    sheet music | Music associated with the Union side Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Horace Waters - Meitzke, George A. - L., M.
    • Date: 1865

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